Who remembers the crazy year of 1968? Paris student riots or the take-over of Vanha by university students in Helsinki? How do art protest and children grow up to be heroes?
Welcome to Poetry with Attitude, part of Roots & Dreams interdisclipinary arts event where you can discover your rebel spirit, now and in the future.
The stage will be taken by Sanahuone: poet Roxana Crisologo § visual-sound artist Ana Gutieszca, feminist spoken word artist Grumpy Bitch (Jonna Nummela), poet Aulikki Oksanen and anti-capitalist poet and publisher Susinukke Kosola.
Juuria & unelmia / Roots & Dreams is part of Runokuu Literature Festival.
Sanahuone is a project coordinated by SIVUVALO Platform and supported by Taiteen edistämiskeskus – Taike
In workshops and other stages also Me Rosvolat -author Siri Kolu, critic Aleksis Salusjärvi and visual artist Muhaned Durubi. Detailed program to follow.
The event has free entry except for the film screening of Philip Kaufman´s Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988) – with an introduction by Cinemaissi´s artistic director Diego Ginartes.
In collaboration with Helsinki Festival, Amos Rex, Globe Art Point, Helsinki City Libraries, Into Publishing House.
Facebook event here.